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Why is Children’s Mental Health So Important?

Babies and young children need special, frequent attention to ensure healthy development.  During the period we call Early Childhood, their brains are growing faster than at any other time in their lives.

  • A pediatrician tells the stories and describes the science that convinced her to include mental health care in her everyday practice among children that have high rates of trauma experiences: Dr. Nadine Burke-Harris.

  • You can be a Brain Hero! If you want to know how to reduce crime, increase learning, improve the health of your community, increase family incomes, and improve quality of life in your neighborhood, become a Brain Hero.

Babies and young children need special, frequent attention to ensure healthy development.  During the period we call Early Childhood, their brains are growing faster than at any other time in their lives.

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